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Ernest Karam Edit Profile

Chief Magistrate

Ernest Karam, American chief magistrate. Bar: Ohio, United States Court Military Appeals, 1955, United States Tax Court, 1976, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1955.

Background

Karam, Ernest was born on April 3, 1909 in Cleveland. Son of Henry Harvey and Frieda Karam.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Ohio State University, 1933. Bachelor of Laws, Chase College Law, Cincinnati, 1947. Juris Doctor, Chase College Law, 1968.

Career

Circulation executive Cincinnati Post, 1933-1974. Referee Hamilton County Domestic Relations Court, Cincinnati, 1976-1977, chief referee, 1977-1997, director, 1978-1997, chief magistrate, 1997—2006, retired, 2006. Special counsel Attorney General Ohio, 1983.

Achievements

  • Bar: Ohio, United States Court Military Appeals, 1955, United States Tax Court, 1976, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1955.

Membership

Lieutenant commander United States Navy, 1943-1946, United States Naval Reserve, 1947-1974. Fellow: Ohio State Bar Association Foundation (honorary. Life); member: American Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, Ohio State Bar Association, Cincinnati Bar Association.

Connections

Married Lucille Himebaugh, November 23, 1934 (deceased 1985).

father:
Henry Harvey

mother:
Frieda Karam

spouse:
Lucille Himebaugh